Track 1: Intensive Summer Program (3 weeks) - May 23 - June 12, 2015
Students have the option to choose between ONE of two courses:
to Forensic Chemistry (CHEM 170) - CHEMISTRY
This course provides an overview of the techniques used in the modern
forensic laboratory for the analysis of common types of physical
evidence encountered at crime scenes. The nature of physical evidence,
the underlying chemical and physical principles of the scientific
techniques employed in analyses, and the interpretation and evidentiary
value of scientific results will be studied. This course will include
lectures, demonstrations, and limited laboratory work. Not creditable to
the chemistry or biochemistry majors. (1 Trinity credit = 4 semester hours)
Splendors of Early Christian and Medieval Art (ROME 238) - RELIGION
A course that features the gems of Early
Christian and Medieval Art in some of the most memorable churches and
museums of Rome. From the fresco palimpsest of Santa Maria Antiqua to
Pietro Cavallini's "Last Judgment" in Santa Cecilia; from the
spellbinding mosaics of Santa Pudenziana, Santa Prassede and the
Basilica of Santa Maria Maggiore to the shimmering apse of San Clemente;
from the Museo Gregoriano Profano in the Vatican to the Catacombs of
Priscilla and the Sancta Sanctorum, students will learn to analyze and
understand the religious and iconographic traditions that inform these
masterpieces of western art. Open to all students. Prof. Valentino
Pace (1 Trinity credit = 4 semester hours)
2015 Summer Program Fee: TBA
The fee includes:
Applications are now available online. Please see the Rome Admissions page to the left and click on the APPLY ONLINE NOW!
button. Once all your application materials have been processed, you
will be notified of our admissions decision. Any college or university student in good academic and social standing is
eligible. Non-Trinity applicants must submit an official transcript of
their undergraduate record at time of application. Admissions are on a
Summer Application Deadline: March 15, 2015
Final Forms and Payment Due Date: April 15, 2015
There will be a REQUIRED pre-departure
meeting for all Trinity College students approximately one month prior to the program start date. All
accepted students and their parents will receive information regarding
accommodations, courses, pre-departure upon acceptance to the program.
A limited amount of financial aid/scholarship
is available for Trinity College students only. The application will
be available in the post-acceptance phase of the process, online.
Students are awarded scholarship based on merit and financial need.
Applicants will be requested to demonstrate their academic performance
and financial need requirements.
Each participant is required to have a
passport valid for six months AFTER the end date of their summer program
- this is required by Italian law. There are NO student visas required
for short term programs for citizens of the United States. If you hold a
non-US passport please be in touch with the Office of Study Away, as
you will be required to arrange your own visa to study in Italy.